Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business Architect
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 640 679 677
Rank change year-on-year +39 -2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Business Architect 208 225 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 138 159
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £450 £418 £413
90th Percentile £700 £775 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £478
% change year-on-year - +15.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
UK median hourly rate - £47.91 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.91 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90298 104385 106998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58587 67947 66244
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £233
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2889 3090 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Business Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Business Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Architect.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Architect over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Business Architect in the UK

Business Architect
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 200 £550 - 4
UK excluding London +53 109 £550 - 1
London +21 93 £550 -5.25% 3
South East +66 41 £585 +26.49%
North of England +61 31 £535 +18.89%
Yorkshire +50 30 £545 +21.11%
South West 0 20 £550 -
East of England -10 7 £550 -4.35%
Midlands +14 5 £481 -19.79% 1
Scotland +41 4 £575 -3.77%
East Midlands -15 3 £463 -22.92%
West Midlands +20 2 £650 +8.33% 1
Wales +4 2 £525 +16.67%
North West +25 1 £475 +8.57%

Business Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Business Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Business Architect in the job title.

1 62 (29.81%) Target Operating Model
2 56 (26.92%) Finance
3 45 (21.63%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (18.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (14.90%) Business Analysis
6 29 (13.94%) Security Cleared
7 28 (13.46%) Change Management
8 27 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (12.02%) TOGAF
9 25 (12.02%) SC Cleared
10 23 (11.06%) Banking
11 22 (10.58%) Analytics
12 21 (10.10%) Business Transformation
12 21 (10.10%) SQL
13 20 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
14 17 (8.17%) Service Design
15 16 (7.69%) Project Management
16 15 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 13 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
18 13 (6.25%) Six Sigma
18 13 (6.25%) Telecoms
19 12 (5.77%) Scrum
19 12 (5.77%) Data Modelling
20 11 (5.29%) Enterprise Modelling
20 11 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
20 11 (5.29%) Coaching
21 10 (4.81%) Pega
21 10 (4.81%) QA
21 10 (4.81%) Marketing

Business Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.48%) CATIA
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.48%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.48%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.48%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 6 (2.88%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.96%) Pega PRPC
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.48%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.92%) MVNO
2 1 (0.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (2.88%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.40%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.92%) Big Data
6 3 (1.44%) Looker
6 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.96%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.96%) Power BI
7 2 (0.96%) QlikView
7 2 (0.96%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.48%) OLTP
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.48%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.48%) ERwin
2 1 (0.48%) MagicDraw
General
1 56 (26.92%) Finance
2 23 (11.06%) Banking
3 13 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.81%) Marketing
5 9 (4.33%) Retail
6 8 (3.85%) Law
7 4 (1.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.44%) Back Office
8 3 (1.44%) Electronics
8 3 (1.44%) Military
9 2 (0.96%) Front Office
9 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.48%) Billing
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Local Government
10 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.92%) .NET
2 3 (1.44%) JSON
2 3 (1.44%) REST
2 3 (1.44%) Web Services
3 2 (0.96%) XML
4 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.48%) CSS
4 1 (0.48%) CSS3
4 1 (0.48%) Drools
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) HTML5
4 1 (0.48%) jBPM
4 1 (0.48%) Lucene
4 1 (0.48%) MDX
4 1 (0.48%) RESTful
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.92%) NHS
2 4 (1.92%) Reference Data
3 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.96%) Market Risk
4 2 (0.96%) Reinsurance
4 2 (0.96%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.48%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) Robotics
5 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.48%) User Experience
5 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (29.81%) Target Operating Model
2 45 (21.63%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (14.90%) Business Analysis
5 28 (13.46%) Change Management
6 27 (12.98%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (12.02%) TOGAF
8 22 (10.58%) Analytics
9 21 (10.10%) Business Transformation
10 20 (9.62%) Enterprise Architecture
11 17 (8.17%) Service Design
12 16 (7.69%) Project Management
13 14 (6.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 13 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
14 13 (6.25%) Six Sigma
15 12 (5.77%) Data Modelling
15 12 (5.77%) Scrum
16 11 (5.29%) Coaching
16 11 (5.29%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (5.29%) Enterprise Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.10%) SQL
2 9 (4.33%) C
3 5 (2.40%) Java
4 2 (0.96%) C#
4 2 (0.96%) Scala
5 1 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.48%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (13.94%) Security Cleared
2 25 (12.02%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.33%) Degree
4 4 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.48%) CBAP
6 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.81%) QA
2 4 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.44%) GDPR
3 3 (1.44%) MiFID
4 2 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.96%) HL7
5 1 (0.48%) COBIT
5 1 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.48%) EMIR
5 1 (0.48%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.48%) GAAP
5 1 (0.48%) IFRS
5 1 (0.48%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.48%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (4.81%) Pega
2 8 (3.85%) SAP
3 6 (2.88%) Temenos
4 5 (2.40%) Cognos
4 5 (2.40%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.40%) Oracle
4 5 (2.40%) Tableau
5 3 (1.44%) Birst
6 2 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.96%) TSYS
7 1 (0.48%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.48%) Informatica
7 1 (0.48%) NGA Human Resources
7 1 (0.48%) Northgate
7 1 (0.48%) Siemens
7 1 (0.48%) Teradata
7 1 (0.48%) Unisys
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £465 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago